Summer 2017 Touchstone Catalog
TitleThe Gatekeeper
AuthorSmith, Kathryn
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781501114977
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages368
The “fine biography” and “compelling personal story” (The Wall Street Journal) of arguably the most influential member of Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s administration, Marguerite “Missy” LeHand, FDR’s de facto chief of staff, who has been misrepresented, mischaracterized, and overlooked throughout history…until now.
TitlePlease Enjoy Your Happiness
AuthorBrinkley-Rogers, Paul
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501151262
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$16.00
CDN PriceNCR
Pages368
A beautiful and evocative memoir based on the author’s summer-long love affair with a remarkable older Japanese woman in the wake of World War II—“the most romantic memoir you’re likely to read in a lifetime” (New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand).
TitleManny the Frenchie's Art of Happiness
Authorthe Frenchie, Manny
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatHardcover
Category 1Humor
ISBN-139781501158278
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$15.99
CDN Price$21.99
Pages160
Based on his popular Instagram feed @Manny_the_Frenchie and Facebook profile, this is an illustrated and humorous guide to living a happy and fulfilling life by “the most famous French bulldog in the world…who’s downright amazing” (Buzzfeed.com).
TitleThe Salt House
AuthorDuffy, Lisa
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501156557
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$16.00
CDN Price$22.00
Pages304
In the tradition of Jodi Picoult and Lisa Genova, this gorgeously written, heartbreaking, yet hopeful debut set during a Maine summer traces the lives of a young family in the aftermath of tragedy.
TitleThe Southern Education of a Jersey Girl
AuthorSullivan, Jaime Primak
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1Family & Relationships
ISBN-139781501115455
On Sale06/20/17
US Price$15.99
CDN Price$21.99
Pages256
Jaime Primak Sullivan, outspoken star of Bravo TV’s Jersey Belle, offers no-nonsense Southern-spun advice for navigating life and love with her signature charismatic Jersey charm in this winning fish-out-of-water tale.
TitleThe Underground River
AuthorConway, Martha
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501160202
On Sale06/20/17
US Price$26.99
CDN Price$35.99
Pages352
Set aboard a nineteenth century riverboat theater, this is the moving, page-turning story of a charmingly frank and naive seamstress who is blackmailed into saving runaways on the Underground Railroad, jeopardizing her freedom, her livelihood, and a new love.
TitleCracking the Cube
AuthorScheffler, Ian
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1Sports & Recreation
ISBN-139781501121937
On Sale07/04/17
US Price$16.00
CDN Price$22.00
Pages288
Ian Scheffler, journalist and aspiring “speedcuber,” attempts to break into the international phenomenon of speedsolving the Rubik’s Cube—think chess played at the speed of Ping-Pong—while exploring the greater lessons that can be learned through solving it.
TitleThe 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make
AuthorCovey, Sean
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1Self-Help
ISBN-139781501157134
On Sale07/04/17
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages336
From the author of the wildly popular bestseller The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens comes the go-to guide that helps teens cope with major challenges they face in their lives—now updated for today’s social media age.
TitleThe 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make Personal Workbook
AuthorCovey, Sean
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category 1Self-Help
ISBN-139781501157141
On Sale07/04/17
US Price$15.99
CDN Price$21.99
Pages192
A hands-on companion workbook to the New York Times bestseller The 6 Most Important Decisions You’ll Ever Make, now updated to include new information about technology and how it affects teens today.
TitleThe Necklace
AuthorMcMillan, Claire
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501165047
On Sale07/04/17
US Price$26.00
CDN Price$35.00
Pages320
Two generations of Quincy women—a bewitching Jazz Age beauty and a young lawyer—bound by a spectacular and mysterious Indian necklace.